Judith H. Zoltek, 68 of Raleigh passed away at her home on Sunday, January 11,2015.
Judy was born to the late Elwin and Betty Hunnewell in Norwood, MA on May 20,1946. She married her best friend, John Zoltek 40 years ago in August. She worked for 37 years full time, including 23 years for IBM, while raising 5 children. After she retired she volunteered for the American Red Cross at blood drives. She enjoyed this very much. Judy was the organizer of the family. She was always willing to help organize any special occasion be it a graduation party, milestone birthday parties or a wedding which always made the event memorable. She enjoyed traveling with her husband, and especially enjoyed the beach with family and friends. It was a job, but she enjoyed keeping up with her children, grandchildren and great- grandchild. Judy was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She is survived by her husband John Zoltek and her five children; Patricia Raper and husband Mac of Raleigh; John Zoltek, Jr. and wife Amanda of Raleigh; Kevin Zoltek and wife Christina of Kinston; Susan Stewart of Cary; and Mark Zoltek of Raleigh. She is also survived by six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations are made to The Medical Foundation of N.C.,Inc., 880 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Chapel Hill,N.C. 27514. Please note in memo "Memorial gift for Judith Zoltek to Gynecology/Oncology Memorial Fund" .A memorial service will be held on Saturday January 17, 2015 at 10:30am at Brown Wynne Funeral Home, 1701 E. Millbrook Rd., Raleigh. On line condolences may be sent to the family at www.brownwynnemil lbrook.com